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Border News Roundup: Updates on Twin Metals and Polymet Mining and Magpies in the Feeder

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Marshall Helmberger with Border News Roundup

On the Friday Morning Show, Heidi talks with Marshall Helmberger the editor of the Timberjay Newspaper. Marshall gives an update on the Biden administrations cancellation of Twin Metals mineral leases and the Minnesota Court of Appeals mixed verdict on PolyMet Mining’s water discharge permit.

Marshall tells us about the new bird in his feeder. A lone magpie has been hanging around the area. For more about the magpie and other stories go to timberjay.com.

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Heidi Holtan has worked at KAXE/KBXE for over 20 years. She currently helms the Morning Show as News and Public Affairs Director. Heidi is a regional correspondent for WDSE/WRPT's Duluth Public Television’s Almanac North. In 2018 Heidi received the “Building Bridges in Media” award from the Islamic Resource Group for her work on KAXE/KBXE hosting conversations about anti-Muslim movements in rural Minnesota.